Ricky Ow, the long-time head of Sony Television in Asia, is to take over as president of Turner Broadcasting System Asia Pacific with effect from Jan. 1, 2014. He replaces Steve Marcopoto, who steps…
Well Go USA has picked up North American rights to crime-romance "The Lookalike," represented by Arclight Films.
Columbia Pictures has boarded "Gone With The Bullets," a comedy actioner by top Chinese director Jiang Wen that will be presented in 3D.
Palestinian director Hany Abu-Assad's "Omar" topped the nominations list for the Asia Pacific Screen Awards, with nods in three categories.
Hong Kong action thriller "The White Storm," which is set as the closing film of the Rome festival, has proved a draw at the American Film Market.
The Great Wall of Chinese money has not exactly washed away the American Film Market this week. Rather, it has seeped into every conversation and every deal permutation. Chinese companies are…
Singapore's Media Development Authority has banned extra-marital dating website Ashley Madison. It said that its content is objectionable.
Hong Kong telecoms and pay-TV group PCCW is to set up a HK$300 million ($39 million) Independent Productions Fund that will acquire content for its channels.
"Now is a really good time to be a content owner," thanks to the growth of digital distribution outlets, said Ryan Kavanaugh, CEO of Relativity Media. Kavanaugh was speaking Friday at a film finance…
Simon Helberg, who plays Howard Wolowitz on “The Big Bang Theory," will never be able to complain about press intrusion into his personal life. That's because his new romantic comedy "We'll Never…
German foreign-language Oscar contender "Two Lives" was acquired by multiple distributors in the first days of AFM.